Tag: pepsico

We Only Taste 20% of the Salt on Potato Chips, PepsiCo Responds with New ‘Designer Salt’

July 7, 2014 // 11:43 am

Lay’s Classic potato chips are hard to resist, but they have a lot more salt than you might think. In fact, we only taste about 20% of the chip’s salt before swallowing the other 80%.

Lay’s parent company PepsiCo is taking this information and applying it to the development…

Mountain Dew Adds Limeade and Black Cherry to Kickstart Line

January 15, 2014 // 6:00 am

Last year, Mountain Dew launched their Kickstart line with two flavors: Orange Citrus and Fruit Punch. Now, the Pepsi Co. soda line is welcoming two new flavors to that family in the form of Energizing Limeade and Energizing Black Cherry.

The Kickstart drinks claim to use 5% real fruit…

Pepsi Unveils New ‘Qua’ Premium Water, Because First Names Are So Passe

January 13, 2014 // 1:07 pm

Forget dropping last names to cement your superstardom (Madonna, Beyonce); it’s all about dropping those pesky first syllables.

Take it from “Qua,” the brand-new bottled tap water from PepsiCo, which was first introduced to the Hollywood set last night at the Golden Globes. Not to be weighed down by…

Uh, Doritos Locos Buffalo Wings and Doritos Locos Pizza in the Works

December 13, 2013 // 11:22 am

In news that will surprise maybe no one, Doritos is apparently ready to move on to its next big fast food collaboration. According to the Associated Press, PepsiCo Inc., who owns Doritos and other Frito-Lay snacks, said it was working with restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings to create “unique…

Whoops! PepsiCo Drops ‘All Natural’ Claim on Naked Juice

July 26, 2013 // 5:46 pm

After paying $9 million to settle a lawsuit, PepsiCo Inc. will be dropping Naked’s signature “all natural” label. The lawsuit was filed after a complaint was made that the juices’ ingredients weren’t exactly “natural.”

Although the company stated in an email that is uses “an added boost of vitamins”…

Mountain Dew’s ‘Kickstart’ Aims to Become New Healthier Breakfast Alternative

February 11, 2013 // 4:37 pm

Have you ever received judging looks from co-workers for chugging a neon green bottle of Mountain Dew at 8 in the morning? Well fear no more dewheads, PepsiCo Inc. has developed a breakfast beverage claiming the same great taste as Mountain Dew but with a whopping 5%…

Pepsi-Chicken Flavored Lay’s Potato Chips Hit China

December 12, 2012 // 1:03 pm

If you take a walk down the chip aisle, you’ll quickly notice that Lay’s enjoys messing around with different flavored potato chips like its BLT flavor and Spicy Ketchup, to name a few.

Folks in China will have a chance to try the newest flavor consisting of Pepsi-Cola and…